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Teena Gay Hammond

editor

Teena Gay Hammond, American editor. Recipient 1st place award for general reporting Arizona Press Club, 1994, 1st place award for sustained coverage series, 1994, 3rd place award for general reporting, 1994; 2d place award for journalistic achievement Arizona Newspaper Association, 1994.

Background

Hammond, Teena Gay was born on December 3, 1967 in Louisville. Daughter of Jimmie Howard and Rosetta (Gay) Hammond.

Education

Student, University Louisville, 1985-1987;student, Arizona State University, 1989-1993.

Career

Business reporter Business Journal, Phoenix, 1993-1995. Director marketing and public relations Murro Consultant, 1995-1996. Business reporter Business Press, Ontario, California, 1996-1997.

West Coast retail editor Women's Wear Daily, Fairchild Publications, Los Angeles, 1997-2000. With West Coast fashion and features department W magazine, Fairchild Publications, 1997-2000. Managing editor Styleclick, 2000-2001.

Entertainment editor MKA Magazine, 2001. Correspondent People magazine, 2002. Senior writer In Touch, since 2002.

Freelance writer, since 2001.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: poetry, skydiving, piano.

Connections

father:
Jimmie Howard Hammond

mother:
Rosetta (Gay) Hammond